Job Summary
Employment Type
Full Time
Years Experience
1 - 3 years
Job Description

Department:  Estimating

Reports To:  Estimating Manager

Pay Classification:  Hourly $17 to $27 per hour DOE


Position Summary

The Estimator works with All Sales Representatives and Customer Service Representatives to prepare cost estimates for all of the company business.  The Estimator must understand the customer requirements and the cost of meeting those requirements within the company capabilities.  The Estimator must maintain personal productivity and quality standards that make possible attractive financial returns so that the company may continue to provide excellent service to our customers. 


Qualifications and Requirements

  • For new hires, must meet all Print NW employment qualifications in force at time of hiring, including successful passing of all pre-employment examinations and background checks.
  • Must sign all required co-worker agreements.
  • Willing to remain committed to Print NW, its products and customers.
  • Have the ability to convey to the customer a sense of expertise in our graphic finishing services and capabilities. 
  • Must have familiarity with printing operations as well as graphic finishing
  • Must have excellent math skills, along with the ability to demonstrate excellence in organization and time management skills.  As well as the ability to perform multiple tasks efficiently.


General Duties and Responsibilities

(This is a representative list of the general duties the Estimator may be asked to perform, and is not intended to be all-inclusive.)


  • Determine the most cost effective method of producing a job in a timely manner.
  • Communicate effectively with the COO, Sales/CSR Team, Production and Quality Team-cost effective methods of production.
  • Prepare estimates for all production jobs based on customer specifications as received from Sales or CSR Representative and clients. 
  • Keep up-to-date with production methods and production schedules. 
  • Promote competitive pricing from regular vendors.
  • Perform all other duties as needed or requested.

Minimum Attributes Required to Perform the Essential Functions of the Position

  • Ability, on a consistent basis, to communicate effectively with customers, vendors, and associates.
  • Ability, on a consistent basis, to maintain attention and concentration for extended periods of time.
  • Ability, on a consistent basis, to function under substantial time pressures.
  • Maintain regular attendance at work


Who We Are:

  • PRINT NW is the largest commercial printer in South Sound and the seventh largest in Washington State. Our growth is due to industry diversification, a terrific workforce, forward thinking technology investments, and a blend of employee experience and energy. We focus on adapting and listening to our client's needs. We are adamant about employing competitive market strategies, and improving manufacturing function and form. We are constantly developing new products and services to meet customer-changing needs.

    Print NW provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Print NW complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer leaves of absence, compensation and training.

    Upon job offer all Print NW employees complete a drug screen and criminal background check. Print NW is required to participate in the federal government's E-Verify program and confirms employment eligibility upon commencement of employment.

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Job ID: 251654099

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